UPDATE: Man injured in one-car crash south of Shannon

Wednesday the Mississippi Highway Patrol responded to a one-car crash on MS 245 south of Shannon.

Upon arriving it appeared William H Bivens was north-bound in a 1982 GMC 1500 when he apparently lost control of his vehicle and overturned several times. Due to the fact Bivens had to be extracted from the vehicle, MS 245 was closed for approximately 1/2 hour.

Bivens was flown to North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo and his condition is non-life threaten at this time.

There were also two other passengers riding Bivens. One was transported by Ambulance to NMMC with minor injuries. The other passenger was uninjured.

The accident remains under investigation by the Mississippi Highway Patrol.

Mississippi Highway Patrol